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Captain Lou Albano R.I.P.

Well, I’ve been taking it easy of late. You know, recovering from the elk accident and whatnot, and generally being rather thankful for what I have. In fact, we celebrated Canadian Thanksgiving last week, so it was a good time to reflect. I was very sad to hear about the passing of one of the […]

Encounter With A 600 lb. Elk

Encounter With A 600 lb. Elk

If you were reading a few days ago, I plugged a couple of upcoming indy wrestling shows. Shows don;t occur too often around here anymore, so I jumped at the chance to work on a PWA show here in Victoria, BC. I had such a good time catching up with people, and enjoyed being back […]

Finally, The Firestorm Has Returned to Indy Wrestling?!?!?!

Just a heads up to everyone in the area. If you want to see me crawl out of the cave that I have been in, I’ll be doing so this weekend. I’ll be appearing on two independent wrestling shows on Vancouver Island in British Columbia. Please keep in mind that for various reasons, I will […]

Special Guest This Week on Ringside!

For those of you that haven’t figured it out, every Friday for the past couple of years or so, Ian Hamilton and myself have been running down the latest wrestling and MMA news on Ringside. Over this time we’ve had some truly fun guests, including Hall of Famer Bret “Hitman” Hart, Eric Bischoff, former UFC […]

SummerSlam!

SummerSlam!

A while back, I wrote a post tying the release of WWE’s Rise and Fall of WCW DVD with some of my experiences surrounding the WCW New Blood Rising pay-per-view. The release of the DVD and the date of the PPV event are very close, albeit years separated. This time around, with today being WWE’s […]

The Dangers of Being a TV Show Host

What the world needs now is more savage wrestlers attacking daytime TV hosts. Really. It just kinda gives you that happy feeling inside. Abdullah the Butcher was on Rogers Daytime Ottawa this morning promoting an upcoming Wrestling Supershow ¬†event on August 14th at the Earl Armstrong Arena in Ottawa, ON. One of the hosts got […]